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Learning Puppet for Windows Server by Fuat Ulugay

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Installing Puppet Server

We will start with the installation of the operating system of the Puppet Server. From now on, the Puppet Server will be called Puppet Master. We will use the Ubuntu server 14.04 LTS. Some users may prefer Enterprise Linux such as Red Hat or CentOS. If you prefer another flavor of Linux, this is also fine. Following are the server requirements. The requirements are fine for 500 to 1000 nodes. These requirements will change according to the number of your nodes:

  • Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS
  • At least 4 GB RAM
  • At least 2 Core CPU
  • At least 40 GB of hard disk space

You can download the Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS ISO from http://www.ubuntu.com/download/server. Using Long Term Support (LTS) versions, ensure that you do not have to upgrade ...

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